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Mrs Bests Holiday Cottage

Mrs Bests Holiday Cottage, Winter 2010
5.0 of 5 stars
24 reviews
Mrs Bests Holiday Cottage, Winter 2010
Aerial view of Compton Pauncefoot
Master bedroom
Twin bedroom
Master bathroom with roll top bath
Ground floor shower room
Wood burner
Wood store
Kitchen Pew
Tree in next door field
South facing patio
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4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Mrs Bests Holiday Cottage is a beautiful hamstone cottage set in the pretty village of Compton Pauncefoot; a peaceful village of about 25 houses. The cottage was modernized to a high standard in 2011 and has been awarded 4 Stars and a gold award by the Visit Britain for four years running.

The living room boasts a large inglenook fireplace & wood burner, a window seat and an exposed beam. The kitchen has a new hand painted kitchen with granite work surfaces and the original blue lias floor which easily seats 8 for dining. The property has been fully rewired and new central heating has been installed.

There is a large downstairs shower room, with WC; convenient for use by the household, as well as to be used by the occupants of the ground floor bedroom, which is ideal for 2 children, or may be an older relation.

Upstairs there are...
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About the owner, Sarah J A D
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 9 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 26 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL179099 by: Holiday Lettings
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English first
Cologne, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015 for a stay in October 2015

Me and a couple of friends stayed at this lovely cottage in the beginning of october. And if you ever have the chance to stay there - do it! Things I loved the most: The big kitchen for a dinner/breakfast together, enough bathrooms to get ready almost at the same time, the fireplace in the living room for a cozy... more

Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Lovely house, very comfortable for our family of 7. We were a last-minute booking and Sarah was very accomadating and helpful. more

Mel P
Manchester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

We had a delightful stay at Mrs Best's Holiday Cottage. This historic property has been beautifully and sensitively modernised to the highest standards and is a well equipped and very comfortable place to stay for several generations of family. Our hostess could not have been more helpful and welcoming, and the delicious home baked cake and eggs from the hens... more

  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
Wood provided for the fire. The first meal can be provided on your arrival, please ask the owner for menus and prices.
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Nov 6, 2015 -
Dec 21, 2015
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3 nights
Dec 22, 2015 -
Dec 28, 2015
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Dec 29, 2015 -
Jan 4, 2016
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
We accept payments made by cheque or bank transfers in GBP.
During the winter off peak season we may consider a 3 night stay over a weekend - please ask for rates
Dinner on the first night of your holiday can be provided - please enquire re menu choices and prices.
Refundable £150 deposit required with final balance payment.
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How to get there
Compton Pauncefoot is located just off the A303 which provides fast access to the M3, & M25 for Heathrow, London, Gatwick etc. It is an easy 2 and half hour drive from central London.

Other airports a convenient distance include Southampton, Bristol, Bournemouth etc.

Train options include the Waterloo/Exeter line to Templecombe Station as well as Paddington/Taunton line to Castle Cary. Taxis can be booked to pick up from the stations.

Fast Berrys Coaches from Hammersmith are affordable and stop at Wincanton (4m).

Compton Pauncefoot is less than one hour from the South coast around Weymouth and Lyme Regis as well as less than an hour from the north coast which includes Weston-Super-Mare.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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